Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability, Arizona State University and Co-Director, The Sustainability Consortium. Jay S. Golden was also recently named a 2009 Aspen Institute Faculty Pioneer for his leadership in developing curriculum that fosters multidisciplinary approaches to sustainability challenges. An assistant professor in the School of Sustainability at Arizona State University, he teaches courses on climate change adaptation and sustainable urban energy, and directs the National Center of Excellence on SMART (Sustainable Materials & Renewable Technologies) Innovations.
Dr. Golden co-founded and co-directs the Sustainability Consortium, a partnership of researchers from leading universities, non-government organizations (NGOs), governmental agencies, and business partners that is working to develop the best system science and empirical tools for governments and businesses to adopt a unified and transparent sustainability index. This sustainability index is being implemented into supply chain decision-making by global retailers including Walmart.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Classroom G, The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
More about Jay Golden: http://www.sustainable-tech.com/.